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NBA Roundup

November 1, 2008


Raptors 112, Warriors 108 (OT)

Toronto - Chris Bosh scored 31 points, Anthony Parker had 23, and Toronto edged Golden State in overtime.

Andrea Bargnani had 19 points off the bench for Toronto (2-0), while Jose Calderon had 16 points and 13 assists.

Al Harrington led Golden State (0-2) with 26 points, adding 11 rebounds, while Stephen Jackson finished with 19 points.

76ers 116, Knicks 87

Phildelphia - Elton Brand had 24 points and 14 rebounds, and Andre Miller added 20 points and eight assists to lead Philadelphia.

Willie Green added 18 points on 8-for-9 shooting for Philadelphia (1-1), which shot 59.1 percent (52-for-88) from the field and led all the way.

Heat 103, Kings 77

Miami - Dwyane Wade had 20 points and eight assists, Michael Beasley finished with 17, and Miami scored a whopping 41 points off turnovers.

It was the biggest victory margin for Miami (1-1) since it beat Chicago by 33 points on March 7, 2007, and already, the Heat have gotten to a place last year's club never saw: the .500 mark.

Grizzlies 86, Magic 84

Memphis, Tenn. - Rudy Gay hit an 18-foot jumper as time expired to give Memphis the victory.

The shot over Keith Bogans came as Gay came around a screen by Marc Gasol.

Gay scored 29 points to lead the Grizzlies to their first victory in a home opener since moving to Memphis in the 2001-02 season. Gay scored 14 points in the fourth to lead the Memphis rally.

Celtics 96, Bulls 80

Boston - Kevin Garnett became the youngest player in NBA history to play 1,000 games.

Blazers 100, Spurs 99

Portland, Ore. - Michael Finley's shot at the buzzer for San Antonio rimmed out.

Nuggets 113, Clippers 103 (OT)

Los Angeles - Allen Iverson scored nine of his 25 points in the final 3:35 of OT.


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